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A stream is a body of water with surface water flowing within the bed and banks of a channel. ... Falls is also used to name streams in Maryland, for streams/rivers which have waterfalls on them, even if such falls have a small vertical drop.

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Small rivers and streams may join together to become larger rivers. Eventually all this water from rivers and streams will run into the ocean or an inland body of ...

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Rivers and streams complete the hydrologic cycle by returning precipitation that falls on land to the oceans (Figure 10.1). Ultimately, gravity is the driving force, ...

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Fresh water in streams, ponds, and lakes is an extremely important part of the water cycle if only because of its importance to living creatures. Along with ...

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These are bodies of flowing water moving in one direction. Streams and rivers can be found everywhere—they get their starts at headwaters, which may be ...

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Hundreds of thousands of creeks, streams and rivers flow through the Chesapeake Bay region, sending fresh water to the Bay and providing habitat to aquatic ...

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Dec 2, 2016 ... Rivers? Streams? Creeks? They are all names for water flowing on the Earth's surface. As far as our Water Science site is concerned, they are ...

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Chapter 3Surface Water: Rivers, Streams, and Lakes Most of the earth's water, about 97%, is the saltwater of the oceans. (See Figure 1.2 in Chapter 1.)

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Stream and river organisms reflect their localized niche, and surrounding landscape both upstream and downstream. River organisms have evolved in diverse ...